Northern Ireland

Security alert at Dungannon council offices over

Dungannon council plaque Image copyright Geograph
Image caption The alert began on Friday morning after a suspicious object was found close to the premises on the Circular Road

A security alert at Dungannon council offices in County Tyrone has ended.

The alert began on Friday morning after a suspicious object was found close to the premises on the Circular Road.

It is understood that graffiti was also painted on the building.

A controlled explosion was carried out on the object by the Army, but police said it was found to have been "nothing untoward".